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Sound Transit recognized for excellence across a wide spectrum of disciplines

It’s awards season and Sound Transit is proud to have been recognized for achievements across a broad spectrum of architecture, environmental, and project management categories this fall. Excellence in ...

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From the Boardroom: East Link Update, 2018 Financial Plan and more

This is the first of a regular feature we're calling "From the Boardroom", in which we'll highlight actions taken by the full Sound Transit Board at their montly meeting. We'll publish this the 4th Friday ...

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Something fishy on your ride? Text us ASAP!

After a few months of testing, Sound Transit has rolled out a new 24/7 option to contact our security officers via text from your cell phone. The text line is monitored 24/7 by security officers who can ...

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Crossing Lake Washington

East Link light rail employs cutting-edge technology to cross I-90 floating bridge (Editor's note: Popular Science Magazine recently named the the technology behind running trains across a floating bridge ...

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Sound Transit in the News: Train on a Floating Bridge

East Link's floating bridge is winning awards all over the place. Popular Science just named it one of the 100 greatest innovations of 2017. Here's the Seattle Times' coverage.  Auburn is looking at ...

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CEO Rogoff testifies to Congress about the critical importance of federal partnerships for transit

Below are remarks from Sound Transit CEO Peter Rogoff, as prepared for testimony for the House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit on October 11, 2017. Video archive of actual remarks may be viewed ...

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